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AISB event Bulletin Item

2nd CFP: IMVIP 2007 (Machine Vision and Image Processing)


IMVIP 2007 - The International Machine Vision and Image Processing 
Conference, will take place from the 5th to the 7th of September 2007 at 
the National University of Ireland Maynooth. IMVIP 2007 is the main 
conference of the Irish Pattern Recognition and Classification Society 
(IPRCS), a member body of the International Association for Pattern 
Recognition (IAPR). The conference brings together theoreticians and 
practitioners, industrialists and academics, from the numerous related 
disciplines involved in the processing and analysis of image-based 

IMVIP 2007 is a single-track conference consisting of high quality 
previously unpublished contributed papers. The conference emphasises 
both theoretical research results and practical engineering experience 
in all areas. Full papers will be subject to a double-blind review 
process by the Programme Committee. In addition to the contributed 
programme, there will also be talks by invited speakers. Contributions 
are sought in all aspects of image processing, pattern analysis and 
machine vision, including but not restricted to the following topics:
* Data Clustering and Texture Analysis
* Image & Video Representation, Compression and Coding
* Medical and Biomedical Imaging
* Active Vision, Tracking and Motion Analysis
* Object and Event Recognition
* Face and Gesture Recognition
* 2D, 3D Scene Analysis and Visualisation
* Image Processing in Forensic Science
* Image/Shape Representation and Recovery
* Visually Guided Robot Manipulation and Navigation
* Applications, Architectures and Systems Integration

All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings and 
will be archived electronically through the IEEE Computer Science 
Digital Library (CSDL) and IEEE-Xplore. The proceedings will also be 
indexed through IEE INSPEC, EI (Compendex), and SCI (ISI).

Submission Deadline
Final date for electronic submission of full papers: ***4th April, 2007.***

Instructions for Authors
Instructions and templates for the submission of electronic papers can 
be found at the conference web site:
Submission of a paper to the conference implies that, upon acceptance of 
the submission, at least one of the authors will register for the 
Conference and present the paper.

Please feel free to circulate this call to interested colleagues.

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